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Laguna Niguel Lake Fishing Guide

Laguna Niguel Lake, formerly known as Sulphur Creek Reservoir, is an artificial 44-acre fishing lake in Laguna Niguel, California.

Laguna Niguel Lake offers great fishing for Rainbow Trout, Largemouth Bass, Bluegill, Crappie, Catfish and Carp.  Please note, that fishing is allowed on designated areas only and the shoreline.

Laguna Niguel Lake stocks Rainbow Trout  during the winter months and Catfish is stocked during the summer months.

Please note that California Department of Fish and Wildlife rules apply.

Laguna Niguel Boating Information

  • Rental boats are $10/hour
  • No personal boats are allowed
  • Float tubes are permitted with a $10 launch fee

Laguna Niguel Lake Hours

  • Spring-Summer
    Sun - Sat: 
    7:00 AM - 9:00 PM 
  • Fall-Winter
    7:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Laguna Niguel Lake Fees

  • Fishing permits are $28 for adults, $18 for childres 4-11
  • Parking fees: $3 per vehicle entry Monday - Friday; $5 Saturday - Sunday; Higher for some holidays and events (Fee Information)

Lauguna Niguel Lake Amenities

  • Ampitheather
  • Barbeques
  • Bike Trails
  • Dogs Permitted on leashes
  • Fishing
  • Fishing Concession
  • Food Concessions
  • Gazebo
  • Hiking Trails
  • Horseshoe Pits
  • Interpretive Programs Center
  • Model Glider Area
  • Picnic areas (tables, restrooms)
  • Picnic shelters for reservation
  • Playgrounds
  • Scenic overlook
  • Tennis Courts
  • Volleyball Courts
  • Weddings Special Events

Laguna Niguel Lake Photos

Popular Types of Fish at Laguna Niguel Lake

Laguna Niguel Lake offers a wide variety of fish for Anglers such as Rainbow Trout, Largemouth Bass, Bluegill, Crappie, Catfish and Carp.

Channel-Catfish

Channel Catfish

Carp-Common-Grass-Fish

Carp

Highly Recommended Bait, Tackle & Gear

Highly Recommended Bait, Tackle & Gear for Rainbow Trout

Highly Recommended Bait, Tackle & Gear for Bass

Highly Recommended Bait, Tackle & Gear for Bluegill & Sunfish

Highly Recommended Bait, Tackle & Gear for Catfish

Channel-Catfish

Channel Catfish Preferred Bait

Directions to Laguna Niguel Lake

Laguna Niguel Lake Address
28241 La Paz Road
Laguna NiguelCA 92677

Laguna Niguel Lake Park Hours

  • Spring-Summer
    Sun - Sat: 
    7:00 AM - 9:00 PM 
  • Fall-Winter
    7:00 AM - 6:00 PM